Help break the Guinness World Record for “The Largest Gathering of People Dressed as a Rosie the Riveter” at the 3rd annual “Rosie Rally” this August in Richmond, California. Check the Travel Guys website for more details! The next important topic of the day is road rage. We invite Dirk Nevelle to have a discussion with us about his book “Road Rage Justified: 50 Rules Every Driver Should Follow”. Topics: travel, travel guys, mark hoffmann, tom romano, Rosie the Riveter, road rage, Dirk Nevelle
This WWII newsreel features several wonderful segments. First, actress Veronica Lake is shown getting her famous hairstyle reconfigured in such a way that it would be safe, should she take on the kind of job that many "Rosie the Riveter" female workers took during the war. Safety caps are seen used by women war workers at the 1:53 mark. Industrial fashions are the "new" fashion. At the 2:25 mark an animated sequence, clearly also aimed at war workers, shows how... Topics: Periscope Film, Stock Footage, Veronica Lake, Footage, Rosie The Riveter, World War II
Episode 9: May Day 5 Song Set is an eclectic music podcast that plays everything from ragtime to punk. Each episode is five songs long and includes information about the songs and the bands that perform them, as well as other interesting information that varies from show to show. On May 6, 2011, Episode 9 of the podcast was released. In this episode, you'll hear five songs about workers and unions in honor of May Day. The songs are: "Rosie The Riveter" by The Four Vagabonds... Topics: music, podcast, union, rosie the riveter, richard march, roaring jack, david rovics, four...
byMs. Michelle Washington & Mr. LeRoy Anderson, Jr.
A story from "The Senator" for all children. It's been a rare privilege to have become a friend to someone as special as Senator Georgia Powers. I was honored that the Senator shared her life story with me about certain events that helped shape her life. The purpose of this book is to share those life events with young children in order to inspire them to seek to reach for their dreams as she did. Always with a bright smile on her face, she would press forward through her challenges... Topics: georgia powers, civil rights, senator powers, georgia montgomery powers, georgia davis powers,...
More than 100 women who either worked or were the daughters and relatives of women who worked as welders in the South Portland Shipyards were paid tribute as representatives of the US Postal Service unvieled it's "Rosie the Riveter" stamp at the South Portland Performing Arts Center". Guest speakers included then Congresswoman Susan Collins. Topics: education, people, wars, oral history, maritime history, South Portland, World War II,...
Inspired by viewing the documentary The Life And Times Of Rosie The Riveter, Mandel explores the topics of women in the workforce, women in typically male-filled jobs, and unions, contrasting the status of women in the United States with that of women in the Soviet Union. Linking of fight for women's rights in the work force with communism in America. Very end of program is cut off. Topics: Women -- Soviet Union., Working classes -- Political activity., Communism -- United States., Women... Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982